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Baseball on Friday, April 17, 1953

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
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Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
SLA UNBRIDGED6Chicago White Sox4BoxDick Littlefield (1-0)Joe Dobson (0-1)SLA  V Wertz (1)Vic Wertz (31.2)
Cleveland Indians5Detroit Tigers6BoxDave Madison (1-0)Bob Feller (0-1)DET  J Delsing 2 (2)Matt Batts (55.8)
Boston Red Sox0PHA UNBRIDGED5BoxCharlie Bishop (1-0)Mickey McDermott (0-1)NoneJoe DeMaestri (26.8)
New York Yankees7Washington Senators3BoxEddie Lopat (1-0)Chuck Stobbs (0-1)NYA  M Mantle (1), B Martin (1)Mickey Mantle (19.7)
MLN UNBRIDGED9Cincinnati Reds10BoxFrank Smith (1-0)Bob Buhl (0-1)CIN  G Bell (1), J Greengrass (1), T Kluszewski (2)  MLN  E Mathews (1)Jim Greengrass (43.0)
BRO UNBRIDGED3NY1 UNBRIDGED6Box G1Sal Maglie (1-0)Johnny Podres (0-1)NY1  W Westrum (1)Daryl Spencer (14.3)
BRO UNBRIDGED12NY1 UNBRIDGED4Box G2Billy Loes (1-0)Jim Hearn (0-1)BRO  C Furillo (2)Carl Furillo (26.7)

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